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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Fruits and Vegetables

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,669 5,770 34.2 33.2-35.2 6,109 39.4 38.4-40.5 2,143 12.7 12.0-13.4 317 1.6 1.4- 1.9 2,330 12.1 11.4-12.7
-Piedmont NC 9,357 3,197 33.7 32.4-35.0 3,453 40.2 38.9-41.7 1,201 12.6 11.7-13.6 202 1.8 1.5- 2.1 1,304 11.7 10.9-12.5
GENDER
Male 3,401 1,186 34.2 32.1-36.5 1,385 43.9 41.6-46.2 412 11.6 10.3-13.1 68 1.8 1.3- 2.3 350 8.6 7.5- 9.8
Female 5,956 2,011 33.2 31.7-34.7 2,068 36.8 35.1-38.4 789 13.6 12.5-14.8 134 1.8 1.5- 2.2 954 14.7 13.6-15.9
RACE
White 7,266 2,414 32.8 31.3-34.3 2,602 38.3 36.8-39.9 983 14.0 12.9-15.1 183 2.2 1.9- 2.7 1,084 12.7 11.8-13.7
African American 1,514 589 39.5 36.0-43.0 564 39.1 35.7-42.6 176 11.3 9.3-13.5 14 0.5 0.3- 1.1 171 9.6 7.9-11.7
Other Minorities 538 176 29.7 24.9-35.1 275 57.2 51.5-62.7 37 4.6 3.1- 6.9 5 0.6 0.2- 1.4 45 7.9 5.6-11.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 549 185 31.3 26.4-36.8 296 58.7 53.0-64.1 24 3.2 1.9- 5.2 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0 41 6.5 4.6- 9.3
Non-Hispanic 8,802 3,008 33.9 32.6-35.3 3,156 38.2 36.8-39.6 1,177 13.7 12.7-14.7 199 1.9 1.6- 2.3 1,262 12.3 11.4-13.1
AGE
18-24 425 150 36.4 30.7-42.6 193 45.9 39.9-52.1 49 11.1 7.8-15.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.8 31 6.0 4.0- 9.0
25-34 1,325 416 32.1 29.0-35.3 562 43.4 40.1-46.8 168 11.6 9.7-13.9 25 1.5 1.0- 2.3 154 11.4 9.4-13.8
35-44 1,842 516 29.2 26.7-31.9 782 43.9 41.0-46.7 276 13.8 12.1-15.7 38 1.8 1.2- 2.6 230 11.4 9.8-13.2
45-54 1,796 499 27.9 25.4-30.6 720 41.5 38.7-44.4 283 16.3 14.2-18.5 49 2.7 1.9- 3.8 245 11.6 10.0-13.4
55-64 1,672 539 32.4 29.8-35.2 571 36.4 33.6-39.3 228 12.8 11.1-14.8 45 2.2 1.6- 3.1 289 16.1 14.0-18.4
65-74 1,247 495 40.6 37.4-43.9 386 32.5 29.4-35.8 131 10.7 8.8-13.0 30 1.7 1.2- 2.6 205 14.4 12.3-16.7
75+ 1,005 569 56.3 52.5-60.0 219 22.6 19.6-26.0 61 7.0 5.3- 9.4 13 1.7 0.9- 3.2 143 12.4 10.2-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,434 518 34.1 30.3-38.1 514 43.5 39.4-47.7 141 8.2 6.5-10.4 24 1.3 0.7- 2.5 237 12.8 10.6-15.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,649 882 33.6 31.1-36.2 921 36.5 33.9-39.1 345 13.3 11.6-15.2 70 2.0 1.5- 2.6 431 14.7 13.0-16.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,235 736 32.6 29.9-35.4 875 42.1 39.2-45.0 288 12.5 10.6-14.6 51 2.0 1.4- 2.8 285 10.9 9.4-12.6
College Graduate 3,023 1,053 34.3 32.1-36.4 1,138 40.4 38.2-42.7 427 14.4 12.9-16.1 57 1.7 1.2- 2.2 348 9.2 8.1-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,000 385 37.2 32.9-41.7 321 37.2 32.7-41.9 93 9.0 6.6-12.2 23 1.7 1.0- 2.9 178 15.0 12.3-18.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,577 572 35.7 32.2-39.4 601 42.4 38.6-46.3 171 9.5 7.7-11.7 34 1.8 1.1- 3.0 199 10.5 8.5-12.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,100 379 36.4 32.5-40.4 368 35.3 31.5-39.4 162 14.0 11.4-17.2 27 1.9 1.2- 2.9 164 12.4 10.2-15.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,238 390 31.2 27.6-35.0 451 39.7 36.0-43.4 196 15.2 12.7-18.0 29 2.2 1.4- 3.4 172 11.8 9.9-14.1
$50,000-74,999 1,286 393 30.2 27.0-33.5 520 41.7 38.2-45.3 181 14.7 12.3-17.5 30 2.4 1.6- 3.6 162 11.0 9.1-13.3
$75,000+ 1,770 555 31.0 28.4-33.7 716 43.0 40.2-45.9 270 15.3 13.4-17.5 31 1.3 0.9- 1.9 198 9.4 8.0-11.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,744 944 34.3 31.8-36.8 923 37.2 34.8-39.8 348 12.3 10.8-14.0 77 2.3 1.8- 3.0 452 13.9 12.2-15.7
No 6,414 2,175 33.1 31.6-34.7 2,457 41.4 39.8-43.1 832 12.9 11.8-14.0 125 1.6 1.3- 2.0 825 10.9 10.0-11.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,112 436 38.2 34.5-42.0 406 38.1 34.4-42.0 121 11.9 9.3-15.0 20 1.8 1.1- 3.0 129 10.0 8.0-12.3
Non-Veteran 8,241 2,759 33.1 31.7-34.6 3,047 40.5 39.0-42.1 1,079 12.7 11.8-13.7 182 1.8 1.5- 2.1 1,174 11.9 11.0-12.8

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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